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4word events

Aug 26, 20144word: Atlanta After Work GatheringDetails & Register
Sep 5, 20144word's Mentor Program
Featuring You and your new mentor!
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Sep 10, 20144word: San Diego September Round Table Discussion
Featuring Work, Love, Pray by Diane Paddison
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Sep 13, 20144word: Los Angeles Fall Round Table Discussion
Featuring Work, Love, Pray by Diane Paddison
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Sep 15, 20144word: Tulsa Fall Launch of Work, Love, Pray Discussion
Featuring Work, Love, Pray by Diane Paddison
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Sep 15, 20144word: Dallas Round Table Discussion
Featuring Faith Powered Profession by Elizabeth Knox
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Sep 18, 20144word: Chicago September Luncheon
Featuring Jamie Janosz, author, wife, mother and marketing executive with Moody Global Ministries
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Sep 18, 20144word: Phoenix September Gathering
Featuring Amy Shepard, VP of Development for Alliance Defending Freedom
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Sep 21, 20144word: San Francisco Fall BBQ in East Bay
Featuring At the home of Marissa Peterson, 4word Advisory Board Member
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Sep 23, 20144word: Dallas After Work EventDetails & Register
Sep 23, 20144word: Washington, D.C. Fall Speaker Series
Featuring Kate Harris, Executive Director of The Washington Institute of Faith, Vocation and Culture
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Sep 25, 20144word: Phoenix Autumn Nights Book Study
Featuring Work, Love, Pray by Diane Paddison
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Oct 16, 20144word: Phoenix Autumn Nights Book Study
Featuring Work, Love, Pray by Diane Paddison
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Nov 13, 20144word: Phoenix Autumn Nights Book Study
Featuring Work, Love, Pray by Diane Paddison
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Dec 31, 20144word: Dallas Membership Sign-UpDetails & Register

upcoming Diane Paddison speaking engagements



past events with Diane Paddison and 4word

09.20.13 ::  CMDA Women in Medicine and Dentistry Annual Conference 2013


01.23.13 ::  Dallas Real Estate Ministies (DREM) Impact Lunch, Park Cities Club, Dallas, TX

02.13.13 ::  Southern Methodist University MBA's, Dallas, TX

02.13.13 ::  IREM Dallas Dallas, Park Cities Club, Dallas, TX

03.21-22.13 :: COLAB in Chicago
An invite-only experience designed for nonprofit professionals who desire to bring leadership excellence, resource development and compllling communication to their craft.


03.29.13 :: Portland Good Friday Breakfast
The 7th Annual Portland Good Friday Breakfast will feature Olympic runner, Lopez Lomong as keynote speaker. The 2012 US Track & Field Visa Humanitarian of the Year will share the story of his journey from Sudanese war refugee in Kenya to US Olympic athlete. Diane Paddison will be interviewing Lopez Lomong at the breakfast.

04.26.13 :: Convene CEO Summit | Unlimiting God
Convene’s annual CEO Summit brings together peers and experts to inspire and equip Christian CEOs and Business Owners.

12.04.12 ::  Diane will be Speaking for Lisa Schultz CFO of CNL at a lunch


11.13.12 ::  Annual Red Kettle Dinner, The Salvation Army, Grand Rapids, MI


10.26.12 ::  CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Network National Convention, Chicago, IL
"Women at the Top: Let's Shatter that Glass Ceiling!"
Diane Paddison, Chief Strategy Officer for Cassidy Tu
rley, led a discussion about what senior leaders in the industry believe is needed, expected and demanded in order for women to ascend to the top of the leadership ladder in the commercial real estate industry.


10.7.12 ::  The Challenge :: The Perfect Balance :: Park Cities Presbyterian, Dallas, TX


10.16.12 :: An Evening with Kathy Keller, NYC
4word friend Melissa Tamplin Harrison's PURE Women's Ministry hosted an event for professional women with speaker Kathy Keller. Kathy and her husband planted Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City.


09.10.12  :: Work, Love, Pray Book signing by Diane Paddison at the home of Bonnie and Steve Wurzbacher, Atlanta, GA


08.09.12 ::  Life is a Balance, Dallas, TX
Executive women in commercial real estate gathered for an evening reception and book signing with Diane Paddison, author of Work, Love, Pray.

05.29.12  :: Diane Paddison, Teen Mania Chapel Speaker in Garden Valley, TX

05 .15.12 :: Diane Paddison was awarded the 2012 Distinguished Business Professional for OSU College of Business Read the Article and Watch the Video here.


05.14.12 ::  Red Shield Lunch :: Salvation Army, Buffalo, NY
Diane Paddison, a member of the Salvation Army National Advisory Board, was keynote speaker at the Red Shield Annual Civic Celebration.

05.10.12 ::  Diane Paddison, speaker at Texas Women Ventures.

05.07.12 ::  Diane Paddison addressed women at Highland Park Presbyterian Church.

04.20.12 ::  Carolina's Connection Conference :: CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Charlotte, NC
Diane Paddison's breakfast keynote topic was "Bridging the C-Suite Gap".

04.11.12  ::  LeTourneau University :: Center for Faith and Work, Longview, TX
Diane Paddison addressed the Center for Faith and Work. Video of the event is available! Click here.

02.15.12 ::  Fullfill webinar ::  Diane Paddison: "Building Authentic Relationships Among Women"

02.04.12  ::  Diane Paddison, featured speaker and panelist at Believers in Business Conference
MBA students gather from across the country to learn from relevant leaders on discerning vocational calling and living out Christian faith in the marketplace.

02.02.12  ::  Diane Paddison, featured speaker at Priority Associates, NYC

1.23.12  :: Washington DC Work, Love, Pray Book Signing hosted by Kathy Wills Wright

12.27.11  ::  Diane Paddison Interview: Kerby Anderson on Point of View Radio Talk Show

12.14.11  :: webinar: "How to Date a Guy Who's Totally Into You" with Nina Atwood, Stacy Repult, 4word board member and blogger, shared her experience trusting God while single and dating into her early 40s. Lisbeth McNabb, founder and 4word board member, led the dialogue.

12.08.11  ::  Diane Paddison honored with 2011 Outstanding Achievement Award by CREW(Commercial Real Estate Women) Dallas chapter. Ka Cotter introduced the five final nominees and presented the award to Paddison.

12.1.11  ::  4word Portland chapter luncheon, featuring speaker Liz Bohannan, founder of Sseko Designs
Liz established a for-profit business making beautiful original sandals, employing Ugandan women to produce them. Thus, Sseko was born. Watch Liz's talk at the 4word Portland Luncheon.

11.12.11  ::  Dallas Book Signing at Logos Bookstore, Dallas, TX

09.27.12  ::  Movement Day in NYC
Impacting Culture through Integration of Faith and Work
Diane Paddison spoke to the Professional and MarketPlace Leaders track, equipping leaders to live out their faith in greater ways in their relationships, work, city, and world.

9.29.2011 ::  Diane Paddison was honored with a Work, Love, Pray book launch and signing hosted by Lisbeth McNabb, founder of at her Dallas home.

Charity Wallace, Senior Advisor to Mrs. Laura Bush and Director of the Women's Initiative, was keynote speaker (and left with 10 signed books for all the women in her office!). Friends, family, 4word board members, and colleagues included Diane's former boss while COO at Trammell Crow, Mike Lafitte, and her longtime mentor Bob Sulentic. Event sponsors included Cynthia Pharr Leeof Pharr PR, City Cafe, Dr. Delphinium, Sweeney Media Group, 4word board members Erin Botsford of the Botsford Group Financial Services, Stacey Repult and Betsy Gray, Gold Crown Valet and printer Mark George of Lithographic Solutions.

4.12.2011   Fullfill™ online magazine features article "The Work of Our Hands" by Diane Paddison. Visit the Fullfill website. Free membership provides access to content.